Jan 14, 2013 5:30am PST
intervention of west africa syforces. this video shows the. a stopper it was attacked in don knapp in syria. rebels in myanmar said three civilians have been killed in the latest attack by government soldiers. four other wounded. an explosion have killed seven villagers in afghanistan. they died trying to recover the bodies of four soldiers were killed in a gunbattle with nato troops. they may have been wearing suicide vests, but that has not been confirmed. afghan president hamid karzai says his country will be more secure when international troops leave. speaking to journalists in kabul, karzai says it will take eight-nine months out of a hand over the country to deceit -- to decide they will have community prosecution. tunis is marking two years since the overthrow of the last president. mike reports from tunis. >> the country's leaders gather to formally mark two years of liberation and. the flag of the democracy is raised. for a moment, the challenges of opposition are forgotten. among members of the coalition government, they believe that significant advances have been made.
Jan 13, 2013 2:00pm PST
disciplined of the dancers appeared a group of blind students are donning their tutus. >> in a tiny dance studio, they dance i feel rather than cite. she is visually impaired. 80% of her vision is gone. she is one of many students thought to be one of the few for the blind anywhere in the world. >> my friends tell me how can you be a dancer if you are blind. i tell them this is all about my will power. >> there is a reason of the schools are filled with mirrors. dancers learn by watching. it has not stopped the students things to their teacher. >> i teach them all through touch. they touch my body as i perform the moves and then they repeated to learn. after they learn, they are determined. all i have to do is call up the news and they can repeat it. >> the class is here are free for students and open to hearing impaired in children with mental disabilities. the benefits of the ballet stan farr -- extend far beyond the classroom. >> discipline, balance. >> backstage before a recent performance in front of a packed house, she is understandably nervous. >> i hope it all goes well. it is goi
Jan 13, 2013 4:00pm PST
have donned too toose. >> she dances by feel rather than sight. she is visually impaired. nearly 80% of her vision is gone. she is one of 80 states -- stunes students. >> people say how can you be a dancer if you are blind? i said it is all about my will power. >> dancers learn by watching, something that hasn't stopped these students, challenges to their teacher. >> i teach them all three touch. they touch my body as i perform the move, and they repeat it to learn. after they learn it, they are very determined. then all i have to do is call out the moves, and they can repeat it. >> the classes are free to students. they are open to hearing impaired and children with mental disabilities. the benefit of the ballet extends far beyond the room. >> we gain good posture, and we lose the fear of walking or running. >> back stage before a recent performance in front of a can't paed house, and she is understandably nervous. >> i hope it all goes well. it is going to be emotional for all of us. >> the performance lasts well over an hour, and it is flawless. the hard work has paid off. these danc
Jan 10, 2013 3:00pm PST
department. it is 446 pages long and appears to include the names of fox news chief, sean hannity, don imus and donald trump. the cogger's story also notes the names of 1.2 million new yorkers licensed to own guns and many of their dresses have been available online for over two years. cogger's move comes after the new york paper, the journal news, faced a massive backlash for publishing the names and addresses of gun owners in westchester and rockland counties of new york and posting maps of their locations on line. the newspaper had to hire armed guards to monitor its offices after a torrent of threatening emails and phone calls. in france, the co-founder of the kurdistan workers party or pkk and two other kurdish women activists have been shot dead in paris. there were found dead at a kurdish and permission center. the pkk's leaders have recently began talks with the turkish government in a bid to resolve a longstanding conflngt. those are some of the headlines. this is "democracy now!," democracynow.org, the war and peace report. i'm amy goodman with juan gonzalez. >> welcome to al